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"Proyecto Interredes" dijo:
> From: Rudolf Schneider
> Date: 20-mar-2007 3:12
> Subject: Purging George Bush
> Dear Friends,
> You will find this remarkable for the truth it contains.
> *Can George W. Bush Be Purged?*
> *Mayan priests purified their sacred land after Shrub scurried off. Can
> do the same?*
> *By Mark Morford, SF Gate Columnist* *
> *Friday, March 16, 2007
> Sage is always good. Or maybe lavender. Pine is nice, too. Dried,
> tied with string, burned with hot, divine intent. Would it work? Do we
> enough to go around? This is the question.
> I speak, of course, of ritual. Purging and cleansing and purifying and,
> truly, burning a nicely dried, blessed smudge
> stickcan be a
> terrific slice of personal magic, to rid a space (or perhaps even
> your own body) of negative juju or vicious spirits or just to make way
> the new and the moist and the good. You can smudge a room. You can
> divine smoldering cloud and then move through the smoke, invoke change,
> purge the negative, invite hot licks of yes. It is a thing to do.
> But here's the thing: Can you smudge an entire nation? Do we have enough
> lavender for 300 million? It is, all things considered, a big goddamn
> country. Windy. Rocky, in places. Could be tricky. Not to mention, you
> hazy. From all the smoke. Think of the potential traffic accidents.
> Important considerations, really, because it is becoming increasingly
> evident that a great national purifying ritual is just about exactly
> need. We are, after all, almost at that point. The Great Bleakness is
> nearing its end and you can veritably feel the swarm of uptight BushCo
> demons and malicious energies swirling around the country like happy
> leeches, like a giant intellectual rash, like black raindrops of dank
> from Karl Rove's evil mealy thighs.
> To make matters worse, these dark energies, these base spirits were
> * invited* here by the Powers That Be, by those quivering, shivering,
> terrified armies of evangelical right-wing neocon bonk jobs and
> general and sour Supreme Court justices and scowling defense secretaries
> these past half-dozen years, and this means they shall not leave easily,
> despite how it is quickly coming time for them to be shoved back down
> the bowels of fear and shrill egomania whence they came.
> We must, therefore, do like the Mayans do. We must follow their divine
> entirely appropriate example, set just recently.
> Apparently, George W. Bush -- famed warmonger, despoiler of lands,
> of gays and women and science and earthly resource, hapless